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OBITUARY: ERINA MUZHINGI

25 February 2020

The Comrades Marathon Association (CMA) is saddened by news of the death of Erina Muzhingi, wife of three-time Comrades Marathon winner, Stephen Muzhingi of Zimbabwe.
 
CMA Chairperson, Cheryl Winn says, “We are deeply saddened to hear of the untimely passing of Mrs Muzhingi. She was a regular sight at Comrades, supporting Stephen and to a large extent, being the wind beneath his wings.&r


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2020 SPAR GRAND PRIX LIKELY TO BE CLOSEST ON RECORD

19 February 2020

The 2020 SPAR Grand Prix appears likely to be one of the closest in its 14-year history.    
 
The SPAR Grand Prix, which is one of the most important contests in South African road running, recognises the most successful athlete in the six SPAR Women’s 10km Challenge races, which take place around the country from March until October.   
 
Priz


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EARLY BIRDS STAND TO WIN WITH TOTALSPORTS AT THE 2020 FNB RUN YOUR CITY SERIES

17 February 2020

Runners (and walkers) who enter (and pay) the FNB Run Your City Series (FNB Cape Town 12 ONERUN, FNB Durban 10K CITYSURFRUN and/or FNB Joburg 10K CITYRUN) before Tuesday 31 March 2020 stand a chance to win a R5 000 Totalsports Gift Voucher.
 
“There are three Totalsports vouchers up for grabs, one in each city,” confirms Agne du Plessis, Stillwater Sports Head of Road


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FNB RUN YOUR CITY SERIES BOASTS THREE WORLD ATHLETICS LABEL RACES IN 2020

03 February 2020

The FNB Run Your City Series has achieved an incredible feat with its three iconic road races (in three major cities) receiving World Athletics Label-statuses in 2020.  The FNB Cape Town 12 ONERUN and FNB Durban 10K CITYSURFRUN received Silver-status, while the FNB Joburg 10K CITYRUN was awarded Bronze-status.
 
World Athletics Label Road Races are races that the W


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BONITAS COMRADES ROADSHOWS

30 January 2020

Aspirant Comrades runners from the City of Gold will be welcoming the Comrades Marathon Association’s (CMA) roadshow team to Randburg tonight. With Comrades training season upon us, the annual Bonitas Comrades roadshow has been travelling across the country in a bid to motivate and empower its 27,500 entrants to be adequately prepared for The Ultimate Human Race on Sunday, 14 June 2020.
 


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FAREWELL TO A COMRADES GREAT

28 January 2020

The Comrades Marathon Association (CMA) is saddened by news of the death of Betty Cavanagh. She was 89 years old. Betty is revered as the first official female winner of the Comrades Marathon, when it opened up to participation of both women and people of all races in 1975.  
 
She has been described as a humble and endearing person; a genuine trailblazer who inspired women and paved


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COMRADES MARATHON SIGNS UP NEW SPORTS APPAREL PARTNER

21 January 2020

The Comrades Marathon Association (CMA) has announced the new sports apparel partner to The Ultimate Human Race. CMA Chairperson, Cheryl Winn confirmed, at an official launch in Pietermaritzburg earlier today (Tuesday, 21 January 2020)that one of the country’s most popular sporting apparel retail brands, Mr Price Sport, has signed a three-year sponsorship agreement with the Com

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ENTRIES OPEN FOR 2020 SEASON OF FNB RUN YOUR CITY SERIES

21 January 2020

Monday 03 February 2020 marks the date on which entries will open for the FNB Run Your City Series, SA’s trio of iconic mass participation road races that include the FNB Cape Town 12 ONERUN, FNB Durban 10K CITYSURFRUN and FNB Joburg 10K CITYRUN. 
 
The FNB Run Your City Series encourages runners of all ages (male and female) and walks of life to celebrate th


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THE TWO GREATEST DISTANCE RUNNERS IN HISTORY GO HEAD TO HEAD IN LONDON

17 January 2020

The gladiatorial match-up the whole world has been waiting for – Eliud Kipchoge versus Kenenisa Bekele – is ON and will take place this April at the 2020 Virgin Money London Marathon.

The two greatest distance runners in history and the two fastest men ever over the marathon distance will go head to head on the streets of London on Sunday 26 April in a contest the world has been waiting


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PUMA SCHOOL OF SPEED SET FOR 2020 TALENT SEARCH

15 January 2020

Track and field stars will start the new year running with the much-anticipated PUMA School of Speed Series hosting five action packed meets between 22 January 2020 and 29 February 2020.
 
Headed by the World’s Fastest Man, Usain Bolt, the PUMA School of Speed Series was launched in 2016 with the goal of identifying exceptional young South African athletes who believe that their


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